June 18, 2012
What you need to know to select your MIG gun
by Andy Monk
When it comes to welding, too much of a good thing can add up to unnecessary costs, potential downtime and lost productivity — especially if you have too large of a MIG gun for your application.
May 20, 2012
Courtesy of Weldcraft
Unlike its welding counterparts—stick, MIG and flux-cored welding— TIG welding is a slow business.
March 11, 2012
Designed for use in shipbuilding, offshore, construction or pipe welding operations, the Activ8™ portable wire feeder from Lincoln Electric offers a modular design that is small enough to fit through ship manways and light enough to carry around the site.
February 27, 2012
There is no singular solution when it comes to heat stress prevention, and specialized apparel by itself may not be enough to keep workers functioning at their best. Every welding environment is different, and organizations typically employ a combination of measures that meet their needs.
February 13, 2012
The Flextec 650 multi-process welder from Lincoln Electric delivers up to 650 amps of welding power.
December 29, 2011
by Thomas R. Cutler
Reducing manual labour in agriculture through automation machinery is not a new concept.
December 8, 2011
Lincoln Electric has introduced a self-propelled modular CruiserTractor designed for increased mobility and equipped with operator-friendly features for longitudinal submerged arc welding applications common in bridge and barge decking, large tank fabrication and shipbuilding.
November 29, 2011
Vernon Tool, a Lincoln Electric company, has developed a new robotic tube cutting and profiling system, the Vernon Tool Razor for high production tube and pipe fabricators in heavy fabrication, agricultural, construction, vehicle and tube frame manufacturing.
November 20, 2011
Understanding the benefits and building the case for the investment
By Brian Doyle, sales manager, Miller Welding Automation
The thought of converting to an automated welding system can be intimidating, even to the point that it causes the decision makers to disregard the process altogether.
October 8, 2011
Selecting the right MIG gun for your welding application, and maintaining it properly, is just as important to your overall productivity as any other part of the welding operation.